Judith R. Robinson

N/A
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 
(412) 681-3018

Author's Bio

I am grateful for literature, and love the idea that not all the world's great literature has yet been written.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Only the Sea Keeps
(Bayeux Arts, 2005)
, Orange Fire
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2012)
, The Beautiful Wife and Other Stories
(Aegina Press, 1996)
, The Snow falls Up, Poetry of Margaret Menamin, vol. 2, editor
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2011)
, Wayfarer: Poetry of Margaret Menamin, editor
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2010)
Anthologies: 
Crossing Limits
(Crossing Limits Press, 1996)
, For New Orleans and other poems
(Bayeux Arts, 2007)
, Only The Sea Keeps
(Bayeux Arts, 2005)
, Poems for All
(24th Street Irregular Press, 2002)
, Voices
(Voices Israel, 2008)
, Voices Israel 2011
(The Voices Israel Group of Poets in English, 2011)
Journals: 
5 A.M., Blue Unicorn, Byline, California Quarterly, Main Street Rag, Midstream, Pittsburgh Quarterly, Poet's Pen Quarterly, Poetica
Chapbook: 
Dinner Date
(Finishing Line Press, 2009)
, The Blue Heart
(Finishing Line Press, 2013)
Prizes Won: 
Ms. Robinson’s literary Awards include:2017: Reuben Rose International poetry Award/Voices Israel2016: Reuben Rose International Poetry Award/Voices Israel2015: Dec. Exemplars: Best Chapbook,”When I Loved You” Grace Cavalieri*2015: Reuben Rose International Poetry Award/Voices Israel2014: Reuben Rose Internationsl Poetry award/Voices Israel2014: Poetry Super Highway Competition Top Ten2014: Nov. Exemplars, Best Anthology: “Brentwood” Grace Cavalieri*2012-13: The Writer’s Place(TWP)National Poetry Competition Award2011: Poetica Chapbook Competiton, runner-up2011: Rueben Rose International Poetry Award/Voices israel2010: The Poetry Ark Award2006: Jane’s Stories Drabble Competition 1st place2005: Benjamin Franklin Award, first runner-up for Only the Sea Keeps2005: Skipping Stones Multicultural Award for Only the Sea Keeps   

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Love Of A Good Woman by Alice Munro
,
Ward 6 and Other Stories by Anton Chekov
,
Stories and Prose Poems by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Favorite Books: 
Little Women, Jane Eyre, Patrimony, The Catcher in the Rye, To Kill a Mockingbird, One Flew Over the Cukoo's Nest, The Family Moskat, In My Father's Court, Catch 22, Portnoy's Complaint
Favorite Authors: 
Louisa M. Alcott, Charlotte Bronte, J.D. Salinger, Harper Lee, Ken Kesey,, I.B. Singer, Joseph Heller, Philip Roth, Anne Tyler

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Seniors
Born in: 
Pittsburgh, United States
Raised in: 
Pittsburgh, PA, United States
work_excerpt: 
even lovers own nothing but the moment
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Last updated: Apr 02, 2017